Synonyms for searches
- fishing expedition
- wild-goose chase
- witch hunt
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SEARCHES
The man, Banker, searches, not only in the cañon but also throughout the range.
Finding him dead, he searches for his heart, but searches in vain for three years.
One searches in vain for the basis on which the relationship rests.
This remark will apply as well to numerous other searches which you will have to make in books.
They made two searches through the dairy, and the second time was like the first.
It is not necessary that the police should have any evidence for these searches.
Your maid reads all your letters and searches all your pockets.
What comfort can you give me when Odur will never be found by one who searches for him?
He searches his heart: it is blameless; so why should he sorrow, what should he fear?
The rooms were in disorder, the result of the searches effected by the police.